IUCN - Halting habitat loss

Halting habitat loss

16 December 2010 | Audio

In Nagoya, governments made a big and important step forward in addressing the greatest individual threat to biodiversity: the loss and degradation of habitats, such as forests, wetlands or coral reefs, which are natural homes to a variety of plants, animals and other types of organisms.

Neville Ash of IUCN’s Ecosystem Management Programme tells us what exactly has been agreed to stop their loss and degradation.